Whether your interest is history, music, fine arts, outdoor activities, or just relaxing, Hampton Terrace is the destination that caters to your desires. We encourage you to contact the businesses listed directly to check on their current status while you are planning activities for your Berkshires getaway.

Bellefontaine Antiques

American and European furniture, art pottery and glass, dinnerware, Vargas and Petty girls, art work and assorted smalls. Objects to compliment your home.

814 East St., Pittsfield, MA 01201
(413) 499-1391

Berk County Mass Antiques and Art Dealers

Explore our expert member dealers’ more than 50 select antiques shops/art galleries with an extensive range of periods and styles.

PO Box 426, Sheffield, MA 01257
(413) 229-3070

Berkshire Antiques

A large eclectic collection of French country furniture, decorative accessories, garden and architectural elements and plumbing fixtures.

107 Stockbridge Road, Great Barrington, MA 01230
(413) 644-9262

Charles Flint Art and Antiques

18th and 19th c. Fine Works of Art, Amer. and Euro. Antiques, Shaker, Folk Art and Furniture, etc. Museum Quality Always Buying! Open Mon – Sat 9 to 5.

52 Housatonic St., PO Box 971, Lenox, MA 01240
(413) 637-1634

Corner House Antiques

American antique wicker of the 19th and early 20th century. Extensive collection of tables, chairs and sets in all traditional wicker styles.

Route 7, Sheffield, MA 01257
(413) 229-6627

Country Dining Room Antiques

Leading antique tableware specialist: porcelain, stemware, silver, furniture, linens displayed in formal and country settings. Open daily 10-6.

178 Main St., Great Barrington, MA 01230
(413) 528-5050

Cupboards and Roses Antiques

The largest selection of 18th and 19th c. painted furniture from Sweden, Denmark and Europe: armoires, chests, Mora clocks and Gustavian furniture.

296 South Main St., Route 7
PO Box 426, Sheffield, MA 01257
(413) 229-3070

Elise Abrams Antiques

Fine antiques for dining – largest inventory of antique porcelain, stemware, art glass, furniture and tabletop accessories. Elegant-casual-country.

11 Stockbridge Road, Route 7, Great Barrington, MA 01230
(413) 528-3201

Emporium Antique Center

The upscale Antique Ctr. in downtown Gt. Barrington featuring an extensive collection of art glass, jewelry, sterling and other fine decorative arts.

319 Main St., Route 7, Great Barrington, MA 01230
(413) 528-1660


Retailers of fine apparel, antiques and winter sports equipment since 1959 in an 18th Century former Inn. Old world charm. Open September to April.

39 Main St., PO Box 38, South Egremont, MA 01258
(413) 528-2330/(800) 342-7547

LiAsia Gallery

Well known source of outstanding Chinese antiques. In addition, we’ve added hand selected, magnificent, oil paintings from Russia and Ukraine c. 1950’s.

31 Spring St., Williamstown, MA 01267
(413) 458-1600/(800) 790-0711

Library Antiques

Nothing in our shop is ordinary-furniture, antiques, prints, folk art, housewares, jewelry, rare books, gifts and the best card selection around.

70 Spring St., Williamstown, MA 01267
(413) 458-3436/(800) 294-4798

Meissner’s Auction Service and Antique Center LLC

Antique Auction House. Weekly Sat. night auctions at 5 pm. Preview Sat. 10am-5pm. Antique furniture/art/glass/stoneware/firearms

438 US Route 20, PO Box 115, New Lebanon, NY 12125
(518) 766-5002

Old Japan, Inc.

Kimonos and fabric for quilters, Japanese Folk Art and toys, Tansu chests, prints, Shoyeido incense, playful small gift items, Lucky Cats and more!

3 Church St., Lenox, MA 01240
(413) 637-3300

Painted Porch Antiques

English, French and Canadian country furniture/accessories from 18th and 19th c. Specializing in pine/cherry/painted armoires/tables/cupboards/desks.

102 South Main St., Route 7
Box 428, Sheffield, MA 01257
(413) 229-2700

Phil Watson’s Antique and Vintage Lighting

Leading source for antique lighting in New England with a wide selection of residential and industrial lighting from the 1820’s to 1940’s.

2 State Road, Great Barrington, MA 01230
(413) 644-9150/(866) 561-3158

R.W. Wise, Goldsmiths, Inc.

Handmade contemporary, antique and estate jewelry. We travel the world sourcing rare colored gemstones and pearls. On site workshop. Graduate Gemologists.

Lenox Village, 81 Church St., Lenox, MA 01240
(800) 773-0249/(413) 637-1589

Saddleback Antiques

Collection of early Amer. furniture/stoneware/primitives/Folk Art/Victorian/rugs/Civil War. Inventory added weekly. What an antique shop should be.

1395 Cold Spring Road, Williamstown, MA 01267

Susan Silver Antiques

Fine English and Continental 18th and 19th c. formal furniture featuring furniture for the library, period mirrors, chandeliers and decorative accessories.

Route 7, 755 North Main St., PO Box 621, Sheffield, MA 01257
(413) 229-8169

Twin Fires Barn – Robert Davis Antiques

Out of the way, out of the ordinary! Amply stocked w/American & Euro. Antiques, waxed pine furniture, poster art and a variety of classic leather furniture.

1350 Berkshire School Road, PO Box 17, Sheffield, MA 01257
(413) 229-8899

Albany Symphony Orchestra – Berkshire Series

Classical music adventures scheduled from September through May includes the Berkshire Series at the Colonial Theatre. Check our website for details.
Mail: 19 Clinton Ave., Albany, NY 12207
(518) 465-4755

Aston Magna Foundation For Music and Humanities, Inc

Baroque to early Romantic music on period instruments. Call for ticket information. Discounts for seniors and students. Rush tickets at door.

Great Barrington, MA 01230 and Williamstown, MA 01267
(413) 528-3595/(800) 875-7156

Berkshire Bach Society

Professional choral and instrumental concerts of Baroque music presented year round. Concerts and educational outreach exploring Bach’s vast legacy.

PO Box 1002, Great Barrington, MA 01230
(413) 528-9277

Berkshire Choral Festival

Saturday concerts July 18, 25, Aug. 1, 8 at 8 p.m.. Festival Chorus and Springfield Symphony. On grounds of Berkshire School. Pre-concert talk at 6:45 p.m..

245 North Undermountain Road, Sheffield, MA 01257
(413) 229-8526

Boston Early Music Festival

Magnificent live opera! Graupner’s 1708 Antiochus und Stratonica (Lovesick) at Mahaiwe PAC, Gt. Barrington, June 19-21. Details, call BEMF.

Mail: 161 First St., Suite 202, Cambridge, MA 02142
(617) 661-1812

Close Encounters With Music

Fall, winter and spring series presenting world-class musicians and chamber music programs in a thematic context. Schedule posted on our website.

Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center
Mail: PO Box 34, Great Barrington, MA 01230
Box Office: (413) 528-0100/(800) 843-0778

Colonial Theatre

Year-round performing arts center in Pittsfield presenting Broadway, music, film, comedy, family programs, international artists and more!

111 South St., Pittsfield, MA 01201
Ticket Office (413) 997-4444, Admin (413) 448-8084

Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center, Inc.

Year-round arts center and restored historic theater presents weekly classic films and dynamic live events: music, theater, dance, family programs. BerkShares.

14 Castle St., PO Box 690, Great Barrington, MA 01230
Box Office (413) 528-0100, Office (413) 644-9040


Presenting music year-round from our alternative cabaret series to scored silent films, dance parties and July’s contemporary music festival. WiFi.

87 Marshall St., North Adams, MA 01247; Mail: 1040 MASS MoCA Way, North Adams, MA 01247
(413) 664-4481

Music and More In The Meeting House

Renowned musicians, writers, actors perform in a beautiful Berkshire setting. Chamber music, films, readings, art exhibits. Summer-fall. For winter concerts see website.

Located near Great Barrington on Route 57
(New Marlborough’s Village Green)
Mail: 154 Hartsville-New Marlborough Road, New Marlborough, MA 01230
(413) 229-2785

Music Mountain

Oldest continuous chamber music festival in the U.S. Jazz and popular music series also. Acoustically perfect concert hall. Weekends June-Sept.

Off Route 7, Falls Village, CT 06031; Mail: PO Box 738, Lakeville, CT 06039
(860) 824-7126/(860) 364-2084

Sevenars Concerts

Accessible, acoustic gem, idyllic, historic! Schrade James pianists 7/10 and 7/12! Sundays, 19, 26, Aug. 2, 9, 16 and 21, Jazz! Free refreshments!

15 Ireland St., Worthington, MA 01098; Mail: 30 East End Ave., Suite 3A, New York, NY 10028
May – Oct. (413) 238-5854; Oct. – May (212) 288-4261

South Mountain Concerts

Chamber Music Concerts: 3p.m. Sundays, September 6, 13, 20 and October 4, 11, 2009.

US Routes 7 and 20 (2 miles south of Pittsfield center)
PO Box 23, Pittsfield, MA 01202
(413) 442-2106

Spirit on the Mountain Music Festival

Eclectic mix of national and regional musical artists, green vendors and workshops in conjunction with Rock, Rattle and Drum Pow Wow. August Sept .

Eastover Resort, 430 East St., Lenox, MA 01240
(413) 464-0919


Classical, popular, and jazz concerts June to Labor Day at the summer home of the Boston Symphony Orchestra and the Tanglewood Music Center.

297 West St., Route 183, Lenox, MA 01240
(413) 637-5165 – Summer/(617) 266-1492 – Off Season/(888) 266-1200

Tannery Pond Concerts

Chamber music concerts in an intimate setting on the historic grounds of Mount Lebanon Shaker Village, Rt. 20, New Lebanon, NY.

1 1/2 Miles East of New Lebanon Center, Route 20 and Darrow Road, PO Box 446, New Lebanon, NY 12125
(888) 820-1696

The Mac-Haydn Theatre, Inc.

Professional theatre, classic and contemporary musicals in-the-round; exceptional voices and talent, shows for all ages. Mid-May – early September.

1925 State Route 203, PO Box 204, Chatham, NY 12037
(518) 392-9292

Williams College Department Of Music

Williams offers concerts in many areas of interest September thru May – most free of charge – and the public is cordially invited to attend.

54 Chapin Hall Drive, Williamstown, MA 01267
(413) 597-2736 – Concert and Event Manager

Williamstown Jazz Festival

Williamstown Jazz Festival 4/30-5/6/09: Miguel Zenon, Vijay Ayer, 18th Annual Intercollegiate Festival, gospel, film and dance events (many free).
Williamstown and North Adams; c/o Bryant Music Dept,

Bernhard Music Center
54 Chapin Drive, Williams College, Williamstown, MA 01267
(413) 597-2736


Barrington Stage Company

Award-winning theatre presents musicals/comedies/dramas under Artistic Dir. Julianne Boyd.

30 Union St., Pittsfield, MA 01201
(413) 236-8888 Box Office; (413) 499-5446 Admin.

Berkshire Fringe

Dynamic new works of theatre and dance by emerging artists from across the US and right here in the Berkshires. Tix just $15! Free events too!

The Daniel Arts Center, Bard College at Simon’s Rock
84 Alford Road, Great Barrington, MA 01230;
Mail: PO Box 1033, Great Barrington, MA 01230
(413) 320-4175

Berkshire Theatre Festival

Performing for over 80 years on stage in Stockbridge! World premiers, contemporary works and classics that speak to who we are in the world today.

83 East Main St., PO Box 797, Stockbridge, MA 01262
(413) 298-5576

Capitol Steps

A hilarious evening of political satire and song parodies with the nationally acclaimed Capitol Steps.

Cranwell Resort, Spa and Golf Club
Route 20, 55 Lee Road, Lenox, MA 01240
(413) 881-1636/(800) 272-6935 Ext. 636

Chester Theatre Company

Celebrating 18 years of professional summer theatre in an intimate setting. The best new and established plays.

Chester Town Hall, 15 Middlefield St., PO Box 722, Chester, MA 01011

Colonial Theatre, The

Year-round Gilded Age theatre presents Broadway, live music, comedy, dance, family programming and more in the heart of downtown Pittsfield.

111 South St., Pittsfield, MA 01201
Ticket Office (413) 997-4444/Admin (413) 448-8084

Jacob’s Pillow Dance Festival

A National Historic Landmark for dance, featuring hundreds of performances and free events. “The hub and Mecca of dancing in North America.” – Time. BerkShares.

358 George Carter Road, Becket, MA 01223
(413) 243-0745

Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center, Inc.

Year-round arts center and restored historic theater presents weekly classic films and dynamic live events: music, theater, dance, family programs.

14 Castle St., PO Box 690, Great Barrington, MA 01230
Box Office (413) 528-0100, Office (413) 644-9040

Shakespeare and Company

Up to 5 shows daily. Tues-Sun. May-March. 2 indoor/1 outdoor stage. Best Shakespeare and New Voices. Picnic on 30 acres. Free family shows. Café and shops.

70 Kemble St., Lenox, MA 01240
(413) 637-1199/Box Office (413) 637-3353

The Mac-Haydn Theatre, Inc.

Professional theatre, classic and contemporary musicals in-the-round; exceptional voices and talent, shows for all ages. Mid-May – early September.

1925 State Route 203, PO Box 204, Chatham, NY 12037
(518) 392-9292

The Theater Barn

Professional theater in the country. A/C. Broadway musicals and plays. Thurs. and Fri. 8p.m., Sat. 5 and 8:30p.m., Sun. 2p.m., mid-June to mid-October.

654 Route 20, Box 390, New Lebanon, NY 12125
(518) 794-8989

Williamstown Theatre Festival

Tony Award-winning theatre offers performances each summer featuring the finest American actors.

1000 Main St., Route 2 East, PO Box 517, Williamstown, MA 01267
(413) 597-3400

Arrowhead, Home of Herman Melville

18th century farmhouse where Melville wrote Moby-Dick. National Historic Landmark. Guided tours; museum shop. Call for hours.

780 Holmes Road, Pittsfield, MA 01201
(413) 442-1793

Bryant Homestead

National Historic Landmark home and farm of America’s famed 19th century poet. House tours, exhibit, museum shop, nature trails, picnicking.

207 Bryant Road, Cummington, MA 01026
(413) 634-2244


Country home, studio and gardens of Daniel Chester French, sculptor of The Minute Man and Abraham Lincoln at the Lincoln Memorial.

4 Williamsville Road, PO Box 827, Stockbridge, MA 01262
(413) 298-3579

Folly@Field Farm

Designed in 1964 by Ulrich Franzen, this intact cottage is the height of modern design. Sited by a pond, surrounded by gardens and woods.

554 Sloan Road, Williamstown, MA 01267; Mail: PO Box 792, Stockbridge, MA 01262
(413) 298-8123

Hancock Shaker Village

Enjoy a day at the historic Shaker Village. Tours, demonstrations & family fun! Gardens & trails, gift shop & café. Kids 12 & under are free.

Route 20 & 41, PO Box 927, Pittsfield, MA 01202
(413) 443-0188/(800) 817-1137

Historic Deerfield

Experience early New England life! Enjoy tours of 11 house museums, Paul Revere silver, special exhibitions, nature walk, shop and cafe.

80 Old Main Street, PO Box 321, Deerfield, MA 01342
(413) 775-7214

Mission House Museum and Gardens

This National Historic Landmark, built c. 1740 and restored in 1930, tells of Colonial era Stockbridge – both English and Mohican. Gardens.

19 Main Street, PO Box 792, Stockbridge, MA 01262
(413) 298-3239, Ext. 3000

National Shrine of The Divine Mercy

Daily Mass, Confession, Rosary, Adoration & Chaplet of Divine Mercy, Gift Shop, Marian Helpers Center, Candle Shrines, Grotto, scenic vistas.

2 Prospect Hill Road, Stockbridge, MA 01262
(413) 298-3931/(800) 462-7426

Naumkeag Museum and Gardens

House designed by McKim, Mead & White for Choate family in 1885. Original art & furnishings. Famous gardens by Fletcher Steele. Open daily.

Prospect Hill Road, PO Box 792, Stockbridge, MA 01262
(413) 298-3239 Ext. 3000

Shaker Museum & Library

Learn about Shaker history where it all started, here on the NY/MA border. Comprehensive collection tells one of our country’s greatest stories.

88 Shaker Museum Road, Old Chatham, NY, 12136
(518) 794-9100

Sheffield Historical Society

Historic seven-building complex with 18th century house museum & research center. Tours given May – Oct. School programs & monthly meetings.

159 Main Street, PO Box 747, Sheffield, MA 01257
(413) 229-2694

Susan B. Anthony Birthplace Museum

1820 Quaker homestead of social reformer and women’s rights advocate. Historic museum scheduled to open Fall 2009.

67 East Road, PO Box 244, Adams, MA 01220
(585) 442-8497

The Colonel John Ashley House

The center of an 18th c. empire. Col. Ashley owned 2000 acres, mills and slaves. Learn about Elizabeth Freeman, who sued for her freedom.

117 Cooper Hill Road, Ashley Falls, MA 01222; Mail: PO Box 792, Stockbridge, MA 01262
(413) 298-3239 Ext. 3000

The Edna St. Vincent Millay Society

The Berkshire Author’s Historic House and Gardens, a Museum in the works. The Millay Poetry Trail is open daily. Some special events this season. Call for information.

Steepletop, 436 East Hill Road, PO Box 2, Austerlitz, NY 12017
(518) 392-EDNA (3362)

The Mount, Edith Wharton’s Estate and Gardens

Elegant 1902 mansion & gardens designed by Edith Wharton. “Magnificent” – New York Times. Main rooms decorated by leading designers. Tours/café/shop.

2 Plunkett Street, at the southern junction of Route 7 & 7A, Lenox, MA 01240
(413) 551-5104

The Quaker Meeting House

Family of Susan B. Anthony built this house & worshipped here. Open 1 – 4pm, every Sunday, July 6 – Columbus Day. Free Admission.

Corner of Friend & Maple Street, off Route 8, Adams, MA 01220
(413) 743-1799

Upper Housatonic Valley African American Heritage

48 sites celebrate black luminaries – W.E.B. Du Bois, Rev. Harrison, Mum Bett, others – and ordinary African Americans here. Tours. Education.

Berkshire County/NW Connecticut, PO Box 472, Great Barrington, MA 01230
(413) 528-3391

Ventfort Hall Mansion and Gilded Age Museum

Tours, exhibits, performances, lectures, Victorian teas, kid’s programs, picnics on the porch, museum shop & more! Open daily, year-round. BerkShares.

104 Walker Street, PO Box 2424, Lenox, MA 01240
(413) 637-3206

Western Gateway Heritage State Park

This former railroad yard offers exhibits and programs explaining the building of 19th c. marvel the Hoosac Railroad Tunnel. Travel Information Center.

115 State Street, Building 4, North Adams, MA 01247
(413) 663-6312


Animagic – Museum of Animation Special Effects/Art

Special Effects and Art. View technologies from the movies like The Matrix, X-Men, Predator & Chicken Run. See a real Academy Award. Make your animation movie. By appt.

77 Main Street, Lee, MA 01238
(413) 243-2051/(413) 841-6679

Berkshire Museum

Where art, history & science collide. Experience aquarium, dinosaur dig, ancient Egypt, 18th – 21st c. art & more. Mon. – Sat. 10-5, Sun. 12-5.

39 South Street, Route 7, Pittsfield, MA 01201
(413) 443-7171

Berkshire Scenic Railway Museum

Ride along the River between Lenox & Stockbridge. A narrated diesel hauled 20 mile trip in vintage coaches. Weekends & holidays, June to Oct.

Willow Creek Road at Housatonic Street, PO Box 2195, Lenox, MA 01240
(413) 637-2210

Clark, The

Impressionist, American & Old Master paintings in galleries bordered by 140 acres of woodland trails. Dynamic family events & exhibitions.

225 South Street, Williamstown, MA 01267
(413) 458-2303

Crane Museum of Papermaking

Located in a portion of Crane’s Old Stone Mill, the museum traces Crane’s history from its colonial roots. June – mid-Oct, 1-5 pm, Monday-Friday.

Off Housatonic Street, 30 South Street, Dalton, MA 01226
(413) 684-6481

Dark Ride Project

Center for Robotic-Arts & Eric Rudd Studio. Robotic-art creatures, interactive sculpture environments; new tech art, tours and more. Next to Natural Bridge State Park. Summer: Wed – Sat 12-5. Or by Appt.

Historic Beaver Mill, Route 8, North Adams, MA 01247
(413) 664-9550

Emily Dickinson Museum

The birthplace & home of America’s best-loved poet, dedicated to celebrating her life and work. Open March – December. Guided tours available.

280 Main Street, Amherst, MA 01002
(413) 542-8161

Frelinghuysen Morris House & Studio

Enjoy Art Deco home of American Abstract Artists. Guided tours of exquisite Cubist masterpieces. 46 acre estate. June – Labor Day, Th – Sun. Fall Th – Sat.

92 Hawthorne Street, PO Box 2256, Lenox, MA 01240
(413) 637-0166

Housatonic River Museum

Celebrate the role of rivers in our landscape! Discover the Housatonic River Watershed – source to sound. Pre-opening programs & events – see website.

PO Box 574, Pittsfield, MA 01202
(413) 717-2166


Open year round and housed in a restored 19th century factory, we are the country’s largest center for contemporary visual and performing arts. WiFi.

87 Marshall Street, North Adams, MA 01247; Mail: 1040 MASS MoCA Way, North Adams, MA 01247
(413) 664-4481

Norman Rockwell Museum

Experience Norman Rockwell’s original paintings and discover changing exhibitions of other masters of illustration. Open daily. Kids free. BerkShares.

9 Glendale Road, PO Box 308, Route 183, Stockbridge, MA 01262
(413) 298-4100

North Adams Museum of History and Science

The North Adams Historical Society, Inc. Over 25 exhibits on 3 floors portray a microcosm of America as told through the history of North Adams and the environment of the Berkshires.

Western Gateway Heritage State Park, Building 5A, North Adams, MA 01247
(413) 664-4700

Williams College Museum Of Art

Collection/changing exhibitions emphasize American, modern, contemporary/art of world cultures. Tues-Sat 10-5, Sun 1-5. Open year-round. Free.

Route 2, Williamstown, MA 01267, Mail: 15 Lawrence Hall Drive, Suite 2, Williamstown, MA 01267
(413) 597-2429

The Theater Barn

Professional theater in the country. A/C. Broadway musicals & plays. Thurs. & Fri. 8pm, Sat. 5 & 8:30pm, Sun. 2pm, mid-June to mid-October.

654 Route 20, Box 390, New Lebanon, NY 12125
(518) 794-8989

Williamstown Theatre Festival

Tony Award-winning theatre offers performances each summer featuring the finest American actors.

1000 Main Street, Route 2 East, PO Box 517, Williamstown, MA 01267
(413) 597-3400

Fun Berkshire Facts

  • At 3,491 feet, Mount Greylock is the highest point in Massachusetts
  • The American illustrator Norman Rockwell, made his home in Stockbridge
  • The movie Cider House Rules was filmed at Ventfort Hall a Gilded Age Mansion in Lenox
  • James Taylor, Singer/Songwriter has a home in Lenox
  • Chesterwood in Stockbridge was the home of Daniel Chester French, sculptor of Abraham Lincoln, Lincoln Memorial
  • Gwyneth Paltrow began her career at Williamstown Theatre Festival under the direction of her father, Bruce


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